Professor Debra Lewis

Mathematics Department, UC Santa Cruz

Debra Lewis (on the right)


Office: McHenry 4122

Office hours: TBA (winter 2018)

Phone: (831) 459-2718

Research interests: Geometric mechanics, control theoretic modeling of learning, bio-optimization, bifurcations with symmetry.

Teaching interests and activities: Adaptive and active learning, e.g. the UC Adaptive Learning Technology Pilot; math placement, e.g. the UCSC Math Coach; reducing stereotype threat in university math courses.

BA applied mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, 1981
PhD mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, 1987

Route to UCSC: UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow, 1990-91